Enhance Your Leadership Status by Not Doing These 10 Things

TJ Waldorf

Reading Time: 2 minutesTo conclude this series of things-to-avoid-as-a-leader, here are the remaining 10 ‘to-don’ts’. If you still haven’t read the other two posts in this series, see ’20 Things to AVOID as a leader’ and ‘Accelerate Your Personal Growth By NOT Doing These 5 Things’. As a leader, it’s not about you,…

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Fail Your Way to Success With These 3 Ideas

TJ Waldorf

Reading Time: 1 minuteMost people probably don’t associate Michael Jordan with failure too often, but here’s a few facts about the basketball god himself: He missed more than 9000 shots in his career. He lost almost 300 games. 26 times, he was trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. He failed over and over and over…

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20 Things to AVOID as a leader

TJ Waldorf

Reading Time: 2 minutesAs you grow into leadership roles, the way you deal with stuff changes dramatically compared to when you’re rising up the ladder. In order to continue your growth, here are some invaluable tips from Marshall Goldsmith, Bestselling author of ‘What Got You Here Won’t Get You There’. There are 20…

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How to be a ‘not-so-undercover’ boss in 3 easy steps

TJ Waldorf

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe hit TV show, Undercover Boss, follows big business executives (many times CEOs) around their own companies while they pose [undercover] as in-training frontline workers. The show illustrates how very different the big boss’s view is in comparison to what’s ACTUALLY going on, and keeping their businesses running on a…

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First Impressions are Critically Important- Here’s Why.

TJ Waldorf

Reading Time: 2 minutesTo an exceptional degree, customers evaluate your company according to their initial brush or full fledged contact with you. What does this mean for you? It means, that the way you approach initial conversations with prospects and customers is critical to the success of the relationship from that point on.…

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5 Steps to Uncovering the Root Problem

TJ Waldorf

Reading Time: 1 minuteHave you ever spent a bunch of time working on a problem only later to realize you merely addressed a symptom? The problem still exists and you’re back to square one. Well, there’s a simple but extremely effective technique that allows you to quickly identify root problems by asking ‘Why’.…

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The Best To-Do item you will ever find….ever!

TJ Waldorf

Reading Time: 1 minuteAt the very top of your new to-do list in 2013 should be this one, very powerful item. STOP DOING X [for X, insert a task that does not move you toward your goals] Seriously. I started, or should I say stopped, doing certain things that were holding me back…

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Think like a millionaire: Top 10 ‘Trep’ Talks of 2012

TJ Waldorf

Reading Time: 1 minute1. Barbara Corcoran’s Angel Investor Checklist Before investing money in a business, the Shark Tank star and angel investor will put its owner through the paces. Here, she reveals the hard-hitting questions any startup should be ready to answer. 2. Barbara Corcoran on the Secret to Handling Rejection The Shark…

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